Jesuit Refugee Service/USA Urges US to Stop Turning Away and Expelling Asylum Seekers

In response to recent news about Administration actions to reject or expel asylum seekers, JRS/USA urges that individuals be allowed to petition for asylum as they flee violence and persecution, while enforcing measures that manage risks to public health.

New Report Shares Impact of Continued Dismantling of Asylum

A new report from Jesuit Refugee Service/USA and the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States, Stranded: The Impact of US Policies on Asylum Seekers, shares testimonies that bring to life the real and often heartbreaking consequences of U.S. asylum policies.

Jesuit Conference of Canada & the U.S., Jesuit Refugee Service/USA Respond to New Executive Order Pausing Immigration to the U.S.

The following statement was issued by the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States and Jesuit Refugee Service/USA on April 23, 2020, in response to an Executive Order that places a 60-day halt on immigration.